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The 10-year, $105 million University Engineering Initiative Act act aims to increase engineering degrees at KU, Kansas State and Wichita State to a total of 1,365 annually by 2021. This chart shows the increase in enrollment from 2012 to 2016 at each school.

Crisco shortening is obviously not a health food, but its label may allow for confusion. There's a '0' next to trans fat, but the ingredients clearly list partially hydrogenated palm and soybean oils.

The culprits: These are the foods I pulled from my kitchen because they contain trans fat; some clearly labeled, some not.

These foods, a Hormel "Compleat" microwavable dinner and a box of Red Lobster's Cheddar Bay biscuit mix, both contain trans fats. However, the "Compleat" contains enough trans fat per serving that it has to be listed in the nutrition facts. The biscuit mix, on the other hand, doesn't have to list an amount of trans fat because there is less than .5 grams in one biscuit.

An example of the American Heart Association's seal of approval on a can of soup.

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